RESEARCH IN THE NEWS
- Dr. Onuch’s research on Protests in Ukraine is featured in The Monkey Cage Blog at the Washington Post by Dr. Onuch and Prof. Sasse.
- Dr. Onuch’s research on Protests in Ukraine is featured in The Monkey Cage Blog at the Washington Post.
- Dr. Onuch interviewed on Al Jazeera the Stream.
- Dr. Onuch interviewed for BBC World Service.
- Dr. Onuch interviewed for an AFP article.
- Dr. Onuch interviewed for Chanel 4 News, & The Times.
- Dr. Onuch interviewed for Al Jazeera
- BBC Wales Interview 2:08
Dr. Olga Onuch has received her DPhil in Comparative Politics from the University of Oxford in 2011. She currently is a Newton Prize Fellow in Comparative Politics (awarded by the Royal Society & British Academy) at the School of Interdisciplinary and Area Studies (Latin American Centre) and is a Research Fellow at Nuffield College, both held at the University of Oxford.
NEW Dr. Onuch is a Shklar Research Fellow (2013-2014) at The Harvard Ukrainian Research Institute, at Harvard University, Cambridge.
Her research focus is on the comparative study of protest politics, political behaviour and institutions, in democratizing states in Latin American and Eastern Europe. An expert on protests and activism in Ukraine, she is currently conducting large surveys of protest participants in Kyiv, Ukraine, as part of her ongoing Ukrainian Protest Project.
In 2013, Dr. Onuch completed field based data collection in Buenos Aires, Argentina investigating: How political parties motivate and mobilize citizens to vote?
Experience keywords: Activism*, Civil Associations, Civil Society, Civil Society Aid/Promotion, Democracy Aid/Promotion, ‘Revolutions’, Comparative Politics*, Democratization*, Elections*, Electoral Fraud, Electoral Populism*, Mass-Mobilization*, Party Machines, Politics of Economic Crisis, Political Participation, Political Parties, Protest*, Social Movements*, Transition*, Youth Movements*.
Sectors and industries to which research relates: Consultancy, NGOs, Government
Countries and regions to which research relates: Ukraine*, Argentina*, Mexico, Poland*, Russia, Eastern Europe, Latin America.
Languages: Ukrainian [Spoken:Fluent/Native, Written: Fluent/Native]; Polish [Spoken:Fluent/Native, Written: Advanced]; English [Spoken:Fluent/Native, Written: Fluent/Native]; French [Spoken: Advanced, Written: Advanced]; Spanish [Spoken: Intermediate, Written: Intermediate]; Russian [Spoken: Basic /Working Knowledge, Written: Working Knowledge/Intermediate].
Media experience: Press, Radio & TV in Ukraine; Poland; Canada;CONTACT DETAILS Harvard Ukrainian Research Institute Harvard University, 34 Kirkland Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA.
Email1: onuch [at] fas.harvard.eduNuffield College, New Road, University of Oxford, Oxford, OX11NF, UK.
Email 2: olga.onuch [at] nuffield.ox.ac.uk